Tag Archive: What to do in St Francis Bay

Stop Press!!! Gunmen hold up local petrol station and a car goes of the bridge

Gunmen rob petrol attendants The St Francis Bay petrol station was reportedly held up by armed robbers last night at 6 pm. The gun-toting robbers allegedly made off with cash, the office computer… Continue reading

Big stink over toilets cut-back

By Bev Mortimer: Kouga ratepayer associations and residents have expressed horror that Kouga Municipality is reducing the number of sanitised toilets by half in informal settlements right across Kouga this month. Fears have… Continue reading

The Spit can Split in Spring

By Bev Mortimer: There is a high probability that the canal dune Spit will be breached this year. “Should a large wave event occur around the equinox spring tides in September this will… Continue reading

71 year-old St Francis Bay woman stabbed and robbed

By Bev Mortimer:  A 71 year-old St Francis Bay woman was struck on her face and stabbed on her forehead, then robbed in her own home. According to a police report from the… Continue reading

Enhancing the French flavours at Chez Patrick

Dewald Hurter, the new chef at Chez Patrick is a lover of French food, having been trained in French haute cuisine. So he  was thrilled to have been offered the position at this… Continue reading

Social Events from 9- 23 May

11 May – Jazz evening Claire Venn- Live at Chez Patric this Friday Book now. No cover charge. Join us for a evening of light Jazz in the likes of Katie Melua. 12… Continue reading

NEWS FLASH!! Power outage in Santareme and St Francis Bay industrial area

Urgent News Flash received from Kouga Municipality right now…Power outage from 11 am this morning in Industrial area of St Francis Bay and the whole of Santareme!! The Kouga Municipality is busy working on fixing cables and… Continue reading

“Silence kills democracy… But a free press talks” – World Press Freedom Day

Today is World Press Freedom Day.  In solidarity with other newspapers in South Africa and around the world St Francis Chronicle is also marking World Press Freedom Day by publishing these photos of Mandela… Continue reading